Holgate Toys Decals 1929-1952

These decals are from my collection, with date ranges gleaned from a combination of toys and catalogs (I have catalogs from 17 different years, and am looking for more). The initial year is the earliest reference to that decal that I can find. The last year is typically right before the introduction of a new decal, though there was likely some overlap.

Image Type (click to see toys) Primary (secondary) colors Years Text Notes
Type 1 Type 1 Gold (black) 1929-1934 EDUCATIONAL | PLAY | MATERIALS | KANE, PA., U.S.A. Found on #54 Holgate Ferry
Type 2 Type 2 Gold (black) 1930-1934 HOLGATE TOYS | MADE BY HOLGATE BROTHERS CO. | KANE, PA.
Type 3 Type 3 Gold (black) 1934-1935 HOLGATE TOYS | KANE | PA.U.S.A.
Type 4a Type 4a Black (gold) 1936-1937 EDUCATIONAL | STURDY | SAFE | HOLGATE | TOYS Black ring, 0 stars
Type 4b Type 4b Gold (black) 1938-1942 EDUCATIONAL | STURDY | SAFE | HOLGATE | TOYS 9 stars
Type 4c Type 4c Yellow (black) 1943-1947 EDUCATIONAL | STURDY | SAFE | MADE IN U.S.A. | HOLGATE | TOYS 4 stars
Type 4b (large) Type 4b-large Gold (black) 1938-1941 EDUCATIONAL | STURDY | SAFE | HOLGATE | TOYS 9 stars; Large size, only known on pails (#208, #209, and possibly #220)
Type 5 Type 5 White (blue/orange) 1948-1951+ holgate toys
Type 6 Type 6 Blue (white/orange) 1952-? holgate Large rectangle with logo "h"
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